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Lecture Notes in Mobility

Sustainable Rail Transport

Editors: Marinov, Marin, Piip, Janene Kay (Eds.)

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  • Presents a unique collection of research works focusing on international rail transport
  • Includes examples and case studies
  • Addresses researchers and professionals in rail management and rail transport research
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This volume presents a collection of rail orientated research articles, covering a variety of topics on rail operations research and management of rail systems as well as innovation, particularly focusing on sustainability aspects. The material consists of the most recent research work of the authors. The authorship is international, which makes it an interesting read for rail academics and professionals around the world. Although the material has a rail research focus the material is also excellent for preparation and delivery of rail, transport and logistics orientated courses and programmes. The target audience primarily comprises research experts in transport research, but the book may also be beneficial for graduate students alike.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • A Check-in and Bag Drop Service On-board Light Rail Vehicles for Passengers Travelling to the Airport

    Pages 1-82

    Toal, Jonathan (et al.)

  • Quality Assessment of Regional Railway Passenger Transport

    Pages 83-96

    Abramović, Borna (et al.)

  • The Possibilities of Increasing the Economic Efficiency of Regional Rail Passenger Transport—A Case Study in Slovakia

    Pages 97-127

    Dolinayova, Anna (et al.)

  • Sustainable Railway Solutions Using Goal Programming

    Pages 129-157

    Caro Daher, Pedro Henrique (et al.)

  • Parallel Genetic Algorithm and High Performance Computing to Solve the Intercity Railway Alignment Optimization Problem

    Pages 159-186

    Isler, Cassiano A. (et al.)

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eBook 83,29 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-19519-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 145,59 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-19518-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainable Rail Transport
Editors
  • Marin Marinov
  • Janene Kay Piip
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Mobility
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-19519-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-19519-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-19518-2
Series ISSN
2196-5544
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 310
Number of Illustrations
12 b/w illustrations, 157 illustrations in colour
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